Myth as the Matrix of Literature

Imaginary Countries: Memory and the Problem of History

Nell & My Father’s Memory

Desire Lines

Lola Haskins’s latest collection of poems, her fifteenth, is Asylum: Improvisations on John Clare (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2019).

The Singing Trees of Byleah, Georgia

Letter from Oxford, Mississippi

Leonardo’s Dream

What the Wing Says

David Swanger has published four books of poetry, two chapbooks, and poems in various anthologies and journals. His awards include fellowships from the National Endowment for the Arts and the California Arts Council. His most recent book, Wayne’s College of Beauty (2006), won the John Ciardi Poetry Prize.

Community and Identity: Redefining Southern Culture